What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are stored by the web browser on the user's device to store certain information. The next time you visit our website with the same device, the information stored in cookies is sent back to our website (“first party cookie”) or another website to which the cookie belongs (“third party cookie”).
Through the information stored and returned in the cookie, the respective website recognizes that the user has already accessed and visited it with the web browser of his terminal device. We use this information to be able to optimally display the website to the user according to his preferences.
However, only the cookie itself is identified on the device. Any further storage of personal data takes place only if the user gives us his express consent or if this storage is absolutely necessary in order to be able to use the service offered and called up.
His Cookie settings the user can adjust it individually at any time, for example by activating or deactivating individual cookie categories.
How the user can generally deactivate or delete cookies (including the absolutely necessary cookies) in his browser is described under "Deactivation or deletion of all cookies".
Categories of cookies used
Depending on the purpose and function, we divide the cookies used by the website into the following categories:
- STRICTLY NECESSARY COOKIES;
- PERFORMANCE COOKIES; REPORT COOKIES
- MARKETING / THIRD PARTY / COOKIES REQUIRED TO CONSENT
Absolutely necessary cookies
Absolutely necessary cookies ensure that this website or the service works properly. This means that without these cookies, this website or the service cannot be used as intended. This type of cookie is only used by the website operator (first party cookies) and all information stored in the cookies is only sent to this website.
The following absolutely necessary cookies are used on our website:
Absolutely necessary cookies cannot be deactivated or activated individually. The user has the option at any time of his Cookie settings adapt or generally deactivate cookies in your browser (see point "Deactivating or deleting all cookies").
Performance Cookies & Report Cookies
Performance cookies collect information about how our websites are used in order to improve their attractiveness, content and functionality. These cookies help us, for example, to determine whether and which sub-pages of our website are visited and what content the users are particularly interested in. We record the number of hits on a page, the number of subpages called up, the time spent on our website, the order of the pages visited, which search terms brought our users to us, the country, the region and, if applicable, the city of the Access takes place, as well as the proportion of mobile devices that access our websites. The IP address of a computer transmitted for technical reasons is automatically anonymized and does not allow us to draw any conclusions about the individual user.
The following performance cookies are used on our website:
The user of the website can object to the use of performance cookies at any time by submitting his Cookie settings adjusts accordingly.
Marketing / Third Party Cookies
Marketing / third party / consent requiring cookies come from external advertising companies and are used to collect information about the websites visited by the user, e.g. B. to create target group-oriented advertising for the user.
The following marketing / third party / consent-based cookies are used on our website:
The user can object to the use of marketing cookies at any time by submitting his Cookie settings adjusts accordingly.
Deactivation or deletion of all cookies
The user can set his web browser so that the storage of cookies on his device is generally prevented or he is asked every time whether he agrees to the setting of cookies. Once cookies have been set, the user can delete them at any time. How it all works is described in the help function of the respective web browser.
A general deactivation of cookies can lead to functional restrictions on this website.